That Sinking Feeling is a comic one-pager written and drawn by Carl Barks. It features Scrooge McDuck.


When his ship hits a reef and begins to sink, will Captain McDuck agree to "go down with the ship", or flee and lose face? Well, take a third option is more like it.


  • At one point in his life, Scrooge McDuck sailed an ocean liner and was known as “Captain McDuck”.

Behind the scenesEdit

The story was first printed in 1958 in Uncle Scrooge #22. It was reprinted in Uncle Scrooge #97 and in the various Carl Barks Libraries, as well as in the British World Distributors #52 and Australian Jumbo #10, Giant #442 and Donald Duck #188.

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